Manish Chawla

Manish Chawla


Global Industry Managing Director, Energy, Resources and Manufacturing Industries, Global Markets

Manish Chawla

Manish is the Global Managing Director for Energy, Resources & Manufacturing industries, based in Silicon Valley, California. Manish took this role after leading the IBM business in these industries in the US, and then Asia Pacific to sustained growth.

He is accountable for IBM’s business in these industries globally with a focus on strategic clients. Manish also leads the IBM strategy, solutions & partnerships for these industries.

Manish is helping CXOs leverage exponential technologies (AI, IoT, Blockchain, Industry 4.0, Hybrid Cloud, 5G, Edge, etc.) to fundamentally re-imagine their enterprises in the platform economy and survive (and thrive) in the face of the three climate changes - environment, globalization and technology. Manish focuses on helping his clients transform their operations, talent, customer experience as well as developing new business models; and most importantly drive sustainable development for themselves and the world. Manish is an active speaker in various industry and IBM forums on the topics of digital re-invention, industry platforms and sustainability.

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